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Chester Road Interchange (Sunderland)

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Chester Road Interchange
Location Map ( geo)
Roundabout southeast of Offerton - Geograph - 2457301.jpg
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Highway Authority
National Highways
Junction Type
Roundabout interchange
Roads Joined
A19, A183
Junctions related to the A183
This article is about the junction on the A19 in Sunderland.
For other junctions with similar names, see Chester Road Junction

Chester Road Interchange is a junction on the A19 Sunderland bypass where it is crossed by the A183, giving access to residential areas of western Sunderland and to Chester-le-Street as well as the villages of Penshaw and Shiney Row.

It is a standard roundabout interchange, controlled by traffic lights.


The junction in August 1972

The junction was part of the Sunderland Bypass. It opened initially with the southern section from A690 Herrington Interchange on 8 May 1972. The section northwards over Hylton Viaduct did not open until 30 September 1974.


Route To Notes


Sunderland (North), Tyne Tunnel


Teesside, Durham (A690)





Chester Road Interchange (Sunderland)
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A19 slip road near Sunderland - Geograph - 3945111.jpgRoundabout southeast of Offerton - Geograph - 2457301.jpgA19 near Sunderland - Geograph - 3945119.jpg
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